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  1. fibroglandular parenchyma
    can anyone explain to me what "fibroglandular parenchyma bilaterally with symmetry within right breast" means?
    Aug 11, '10
    Forum: Oncology Nursing
  2. Do Nurses have to do the following??
    Why wouldn't you clean them up? Some hospitals only have RNs, wonder who does the dirty work there?
    Mar 26, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. You know you're in nursing school when....
    you go to the lake for the weekend and you have an extra suitcase packed and its full of your school books...
    Mar 8, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  4. What do you think are the best qualities a Nurse should have??
    Compassion and Honesty....
    Feb 17, '09
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  5. Is it just me or is everyone a little slow when they start out in LTC
    You will be slow at's something will be extra'll probably float around to different halls for a while...but then one day it will all fall into place...and don't...
    Feb 8, '09
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  6. 50 Years Old and Just Became a CNA Would Like to be RN
    GO FOR IT!!!!!
    Feb 8, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  7. This was a question on our test today. What do you think the answer is?
    Seems we've chewed on this one enough....Anyone got any more good test questions...I really enjoyed this. ;) :dance:
    Jan 28, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. This was a question on our test today. What do you think the answer is?
    That's what I was trying to say when I said it's a trick is all in the wording..I would answer D. Thank you for saying it clearer than I did.:)
    Jan 28, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. This was a question on our test today. What do you think the answer is?
    I thought hospice was about allowing a person to die with dignity. If so, then allow me dignity, help me to remember who I am and who my loved ones are.
    Jan 27, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. This was a question on our test today. What do you think the answer is?
    it's a trick question...which intervention would not appear in this plan of care? d. is saying to avoid the poc would not say to "avoid" i making sense?
    Jan 27, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. Dealing with apathetic doctors
    Our office is blessed with some great MDs. One who happens to be out medical director is really the best..we call him anytime and he does what he can over the phone and thanks us for calling him....
    Jan 27, '09
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  12. CNAs and the dining room in ALF
    maybe i'm wrong...i worked in ltc...are alf rules different?
    Jan 3, '09
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  13. CNAs and the dining room in ALF
    they need to talk to state...see what they think about it...dietary can't do cna work...they aren't certified for it..or are they and vice versa. when i worked in ltc, trays were pushed out to the...
    Jan 3, '09
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  14. Effexor XR (venlafaxine HCl) Extended-Release Capsules and Effexor (venlafaxine HCl)
    I was on this drug for anxiety. It helped with the anxiety really well, but it got to where I could just blink and the most horrible images would come into my mind, and in full color. This happened...
    Nov 21, '08
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  15. crazy bereavement rules
    A few years ago, my ex mother-in-law was on her dying bed. I called work to report I would not be there for the 3 pm shift and the reason why. I was told by the DON of the LTC I worked at that this...
    Nov 10, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Golden Living Centers
    I've worked as an aide several years back and think it was Beverly then..or maybe right before it became was horrible..only reason I didn't quit the day I decided to was because my...
    Nov 5, '08
    Forum: LTC: Directors Nursing / Assistant
  17. I/M Harrassment- CO's doing nothing
    The power of the pen is about the best you can do. They are already in prison, what else can you do or take away from them? Just be sure and document carefully, file grievances, whatever paperwork...
    Oct 26, '08
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  18. I/M Harrassment- CO's doing nothing
    I was a Correctional Officer for about 2 years, and I'm here to tell you there is no way I would work as a nurse in a prison. I was put in the Infirmary one nite, and when an inmate was brought in to...
    Oct 26, '08
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  19. Unbelievable Family Members
    LOL, I work in home health and we get calls all the time, start in telling us about mom or dad, or asking questions, and we have no idea who they are talking about....we only have little over 100...
    Oct 13, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Help...Resuscitation needed
    I plan on retiring 3 days after I die....
    Oct 9, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Would you feel comfortable with putting your loved ones in a nursing home?
    no, i've worked in LTC and know first hand that there are bad apples in every barrel...and I also know that the best of the best nurses and cna's can't do the work that is put on them and still have...
    Oct 8, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. On the Front Line: Nurses Urged To Get Influenza Vaccination
    I agree. I worked on Monday, was fine, then all of a sudden that night I was freezing. Was too sick to work on Tues and knew it. I was off work rest of the week, but no telling how long I might have...
    Oct 2, '08
    Forum: Nursing News
  23. Tennessee Technolgy Center @ Ripley
    I forgot to say, when I interviewed, there were 2 interviews that day, one with the instructor and her director of nursing, and the other was with the school administrator.
    Oct 2, '08
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  24. Tennessee Technolgy Center @ Ripley
    I graduated from the LPN class at Ripley in 2004. I felt very fortunate to be accepted there. I drove 55 miles one way to attend classes. The instructor there, don't know if allowed to mention her...
    Oct 2, '08
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  25. Chocolate anyone???
    LOL, just knew where this was going by the title so HAD to read it!! Aren't they precious...gotta love those little old Alzheimer's patients....
    Oct 1, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion